Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Latest mashup coming in August

IRVINE, Calif. -- Taco Bell has created another new fast-food and snack-brand mashup—Cheetos Burritos. The burritos are stuffed with seasoned beef, buttery rice, cheese sauce and Cheetos, Foodbeast first reported. “We’re testing the Cheetos Burrito beginning mid-August in Cincinnati for $1,” a Taco...

Kwik Trip campaign in support of Partnership for a Healthier America

LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Kwik Trip Inc. has raised $65,000 in support of the Partnership for Healthier America’s (PHA) mission to help solve the nation’s childhood obesity crisis. To raise the funds, the La Crosse, Wis.-based convenience-store retailer set out coin canisters at the checkout lanes of its...

Is it time to update your cold-vault doors?

Brought to you by Anthony. While the eyes may be the windows to the soul, it is the convenience-store operator’s cooler doors that can be the windows to a healthier bottom line—and in more ways than one, but only if the proper technology is deployed. The cooler doors on reach-in cases or walk-in...

Roastery stores, Reserve coffees part of growth strategy

French dairy company Danone acquires WhiteWave Foods for $10.4 billion
Retailer planning QSR expansion in three states

7-Eleven showcases popular niche brands by turning them into frozen drinks

Optimized coffee bars an opportunity for retailers

Retailer panel discusses logistics, range of solutions